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Al-Sisi refuses intervention amid Egyptian-Turkish turmoil

  /  March 1, 2015  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Turkey pressured for better relations with neighbouring countries, support for Muslim Brotherhood incorrect policy, according to Turkish politicians

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Cairo demonstrates for stricter animal rights law

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protest comes after video featuring dog being slaughtered received widespread condemnation

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Al-Sisi visits Saudi Arabia

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian, Saudi Arabian heads of state to discuss regional security situation

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Conscript killed, 2 injured in Fayoum

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Five separate attacks on security personnel occurred in Fayoum Friday, killing one and injuring two. Police conscript Hassan Abdel-Hakam, was killed during a drive-by shooting at a police checkpoint, with a 21-year-old conscript injured in read the rest…

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Egypt dubs Hamas ‘terrorist organisation’

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Court rules in favour of lawyers claiming Hamas kills security personnel, despite Hamas representatives having visited Cairo in August for talks with Israel

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New terrorist entities law vague, violates freedoms: NGOs

  /  February 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Over 20 NGOs criticised law which could be applied to peaceful individuals, statements and newspaper articles

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Britain to support Egyptian parliament

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Britain approves of Egyptian policy: UK Ambassador

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Egypt funds first of several dams in South Sudan

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Small dams will not affect Egypt’s water share, says expert

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TV journalists detained for airing alleged government leaks

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The leaks belittle Gulf countries and urge media personnel to incite citizens

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New leaks prove regime is waging war against Islamic identity: Salafi Front

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

“The state is run by the gangs of the coup,” statement says

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Interior Minister urges using machine guns against protesters in new leaks

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Leaks of statements belittling Gulf States and Morsi’s military confinement declared genuine by top British forensic speech laboratory

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Egypt participates in Nile Basin Initiative for first time in 5 years

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation says Egypt is open to Nile Basin Convention amendments

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GCC retracts comments on Egyptian-Gulf relations

  /  February 21, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Qatar recalls ambassador from Cairo after Egypt accuses it of supporting terrorism

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Egypt condemns killing of 4 national guards in Tunisia

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

Attack reportedly carried out by Al-Qaeda affiliated jihadist group

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EGP 100,000 per killed football fan

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The compensation is based on a request by the Ministry of Youth and Sports

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European ambassadors meet top Egyptian clerics

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

New agreements to combat extremism through media channels

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Court postpones decision on designating Hamas as terrorists

  /  February 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Relations between Egypt and Hamas have deteriorated since the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi

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Al-Sisi asks UN for international intervention in Libya

  /  February 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Request comes day after armed forces carried out an airstrike on self-proclaimed “Islamic State” in response to their killing of 21 Egyptians

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The ‘executions judge’ Nagy Shehata

  /  February 16, 2015  /  In Focus  /  2 Comments

Meet the man behind the Al Jazeera, Operations Room and Cabinet Clashes cases

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Egypt strikes Islamic State in Libya

  /  February 16, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign minister to discuss international procedures against terrorism with the UN after the killing of 21 Egyptians

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Fighter jets agreement to be signed with France Monday

  /  February 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

French president had announced the deal on Thursday

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Egypt is damaging reputation by imprisoning journalists: HRW

  /  February 14, 2015  /  Politics  /  3 Comments

Al Jazeera journalists should be released unconditionally, other journalists imprisoned in Egypt deserve similar attention, says HRW

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Egyptian, Italian military officials discuss regional stability

  /  February 11, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Italy says it supports Egypt’s fight against terrorism

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Court overturns death sentence of Muslim Brotherhood leader

  /  February 11, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie is accused of killing nine in August 2013

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US ‘does not believe’ Egypt and Russia will end dollar usage

  /  February 11, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki says US supports nuclear power programme under Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty

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What Egypt and Russia want

  /  February 10, 2015  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Egyptian-Russian relations have been cold for around 40 years, but as Putin visits Egypt, the foreign policy game is changing for both countries

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Cairo, Moscow revive strategic cooperation

and   /  February 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi, Putin discuss Syria solution, free industrial zone, nuclear energy

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12 arrested at Egypt-Libya border

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Detainees face prosecution after being found in military zone

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Imprisoned photojournalist sends world SOS message

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mahmoud “Shawkan” Abou Zied offers condolences for journalists with Egyptian nationality, expresses willingness to drop it for his freedom

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Egypt condemns local, international commentary on mass sentence

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

NGOs, governments previously condemned the life sentences handed out to 230 people by Judge Nagy Shehata

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